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Pocket Watch with Fob
a, b: 1890-1930
a, b: Knickerbocker Watch Co., retailer
a, b: USA: New York
a: metal, silver (possibly), glass; b: silver (possibly); c: metal, silver (possibly), plastic
a-b: 2 1/2 x 1 3/8 x 3/4 in.; c: 5 x 1 x 1/4 in.
Gift of Harold N. Murphy
2001.014.23a-c

Pocket Watch with Fob; a: watch: possibly silver; obverse: repousse poppy flower design around ivory colored face with blue numbers, gold hands; reverse of watch under case reads "KNICKERBOCKER WATCH CO./ NEW YORK/ 4876/ F"; two five-link chains, each fixed at either side of top via O-rings, connect to central O-ring at top. b: removable back of case, possibly silver; repousse poppies; c: chain mesh fob, possibly silver, with gold (possibly) accents with blue plastic cabochon (possibly turquoise or other stone) and applied metal snake motif; empty depression on snake's head. Silver chain connected to gold-colored metal lobster claw clasp at top.



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